Potawatomi Bingo Casino's Newest Restaurant, Wild Earth Cucina Italiana, Open Sept. 7

MILWAUKEE – Potawatomi Bingo Casino’s newest restaurant, Wild Earth Cucina Italiana, will open to the public Sept. 7. The restaurant features the old world flavors of traditional Italian favorites, coupled with contemporary Italian fare. The inviting menu, coupled with friendly, hospitable service will make any guest feel as though they’re dining with family.

Chef Audrey Vandenburgh’s menu offers a wide selection of authentic Italian classics originating from Piedmont to Sicily and all regions between, including chicken carbonara, lasagna and spaghetti and meatballs; as well as unique variations on Italian-inspired recipes, such as Italian sausage sliders and Laughing Bird® shrimp and pancetta flatbread. Premium local and seasonal ingredients are utilized whenever possible, and a selection of breads, soups and desserts will be made from scratch, in-house daily.


A full bar features 30 bottles of fine Italian wine, hailing from every region in Italy, as well as hand-crafted cocktails and Italian beers. Other highlights include house-made beverages such as limoncello and Italian sodas in a variety of flavors.

Wild Earth Cucina Italiana will be open for dinner service Wednesday through Sunday. Serving hours are from 4 to 10 p.m. Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday and from 4 p.m. to 12 a.m. Friday and Saturday. The restaurant is located on the third floor, immediately off the skywalk. For more information about Wild Earth Cucina Italiana visit www.paysbig.com/wildearthcucinaitaliana 

Potawatomi Bingo Casino is one of two casinos owned and operated by the Forest County Potawatomi Community. It is located at 1721 W. Canal Street, Milwaukee, Wis. The casino is a showcase for high stakes bingo, offering some of the nation's highest daily payouts.  A popular attraction for local guests, tourists and tour groups, the casino features blackjack, craps, poker, and roulette table games, video and reel slot machines, off-track betting, and a variety of live entertainment.  Potawatomi Bingo Casino is committed to raising awareness of the risks of problem gambling, maintaining a level of first-class customer service, while investing in its most valuable asset – its 2,600 multicultural employees.  Through the Forest County Potawatomi Community Foundation and Miracle on Canal Street, the casino supports numerous local charities and community organizations. Driving directions and more information about Potawatomi Bingo Casino can be obtained by calling toll-free, 1-800-PAYS-BIG or by visiting the website at www.paysbig.com.